Careers

Join the exciting world of engineering and technical support services with a diversified company recognized for its excellence. MTA offers a variety of different experiences and challenges in casual environments, with good opportunities for growth and advancement.

Employment opportunities and internships exist for experienced personnel and college graduates, or soon-to-be college graduates, within various disciplines in different locations. Our corporate headquarters is located in Huntsville, Alabama, and we provide services throughout the U.S.

Review the job openings and submit a resume for further consideration.

Please e-mail to: mta-hr@TheFutureIsMTA.com. Make sure to reference the position for which you are applying when submitting your resume.

MTA offers a competitive full-time benefits package.

Current Openings

Senior Analyst

MTA, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Senior Engineer experienced in disciplines related to lifecycle performance of complex systems. Specific experience with Reliability, Availability, and Maintainability (RAM) Engineering is a plus.

The Senior Engineer will work independently, with minimal guidance, as well as being able to anticipate needs, tasks, risks, and issues related to the performance of assigned work. The Senior Engineer is responsible for:

  • Understanding operational parameters of systems of systems, systems, and components
  • Familiarity with the content and structure of large data sets
  • Analysis of flight and failure data using established methods, calculations, practices, and tools (i.e. FMEA, FRACAS, FMECA, MTBR, MTTR, Weibull)
  • Review of design, test and technical documentation
  • Participation in IPTs, review boards, meetings, and presentations
  • Assessment of advanced system concepts, specifications, engineering changes, and requirements
  • Developing new tools, methods, or procedures to improve the data analysis processes.
  • Producing reports, findings, predictions, recommendations, and briefings based on the analysis

A Bachelor of Science in an engineering discipline from an ABET accredited program of study is required, as well as fifteen (15) years of experience in a related field of expertise, at the program/project level for major systems. Preferred engineering degrees include: Electrical Engineering (EE), Mechanical Engineering (ME), Industrial Engineering (IE).

To be considered for this position you must currently hold, or be able to obtain, a SECRET clearance.

You must be authorized to work in the United States.

MTA, Inc. has provided technical services and engineering expertise for more than 30 years and is a leader in the field of RAM Engineering.

MTA, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Nothing is in this job posting is a guarantee of employment.

Journeyman Engineer

MTA, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Journeyman Engineer experienced in disciplines related to lifecycle performance of complex systems. Specific experience with Reliability, Availability, and Maintainability (RAM) Engineering is a plus.

The Journeyman Engineer will work independently, with minimal guidance, related to the performance of assigned work. The Journeyman Engineer is responsible for:

  • Understanding operational parameters of systems of systems, systems, and components
  • Familiarity with the content and structure of large data sets
  • Analysis of flight and failure data using established methods, calculations, practices, and tools (i.e. FEMA, FRACAS, FMECA, MTBR, MTTR, Weibull)
  • Review of design, test and technical documentation
  • Supporting IPTs, review boards, meetings, and presentations
  • Supporting the assessment of advanced system concepts, specifications, engineering changes, and requirements
  • Supporting the development of new tools, methods, or procedures to improve the data analysis processes.
  • Supporting the production of reports, findings, predictions, recommendations, and briefings based on the analysis

A Bachelor of Science in an engineering discipline from an ABET accredited program of study is required, as well as four (4) years of experience in a related field of expertise, at the program/project level for major systems. Preferred engineering degrees include: Electrical Engineering (EE), Mechanical Engineering (ME), Industrial Engineering (IE).

To be considered for this position you must currently hold, or be able to obtain, a SECRET clearance.

You must be authorized to work in the United States.

MTA, Inc. has provided technical services and engineering expertise for more than 30 years and is a leader in the field of RAM Engineering.

MTA, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Nothing is this job posting guarantees employment.

Senior Engineer

MTA, Inc., a Woman Owned Small Business with corporate headquarters in Huntsville, AL, is accepting resumes from qualified candidates for the position of a Reliability, Availability, Maintainability and Testability (RAM-T) Senior Engineer.  This position is located on Redstone Arsenal, AL and will support RAM-T tasks related to missile systems.  This is an immediate opening. 

MTA has an immediate opening for a Reliability, Availability, and Maintainability (RAM) Engineer.

In this position you will be responsible for formulation of opinions, decisions that impact the performance of the task. The ideal candidate will have the ability to perform detailed and complex calculations plus knowledge of practices/principles necessary to assess advanced systems concept, assess specifications and perform system integration. Familiarity with Failure Modes, Effects and Criticality Analysis (FMECA) is preferred.

Activities will include:

  • RAM analysis to include analyzing system architecture and development of reliability and maintainability allocations and predictions, as well as Reliability Block Diagrams (RBDs) using RAM modeling tools and failure rate prediction methodology.
  • Support review of design, test, and other technical documentation; support design reviews, IPTs and other meetings are directed.
  • Prepare reports to communicate findings and recommendations.

A Bachelor of Science in an engineering discipline from an ABET accredited program of study is required, as well as 15 years of experience in a related field of expertise, at the program/project level in major systems.

To be considered for this position you must currently hold, or be able to obtain, a SECRET clearance.

You must be authorized to work in the United States.

MTA, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Nothing in this job posting guarantees employment.

Senior Software Engineer

MTA, Inc. is accepting resumes from qualified candidates for the position of Senior Software Engineer located on Redstone Arsenal, Alabama. This position is responsible for developing software for tactical military systems in support of multiple weapon systems. A successful candidate must be highly self-motivated with demonstrated experience throughout the software development lifecycle.

Qualifications: BS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or related technical discipline is required. 5+ years of related experience is required. Required Skills: Developing solutions in C++ with object oriented analysis and design methods. Designing system and subsystem architectures. Participating in collaborative peer reviews of requirements, designs, code and test procedures. Working within the software development lifecycle and developing applicable documentation. Must possess strong analytical and excellent communication skills

Desired Skills: – Experience with VxWorks or Linux Operating Systems – Experience with Software Systems Safety – Documenting designs in Enterprise Architect or other UML modeling tools.

Must be authorized to work in the United States.

Must be able to obtain and maintain a Secret security clearance. MTA, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Nothing in this job posting guarantees employment.

Senior Software System Engineer

MTA, Inc. is accepting resumes from qualified candidates for the position of Senior Software Systems Engineer to support the systems and software architecture development and testing for real time Weapon Systems Command and Control, launcher and missile components at Redstone Arsenal, AL. Description: Conduct independent technical analyses, evaluation, and assessment of software and system requirements, requirements documentation and system simulation to ensure accuracy, compliance, and completeness. Perform data management and generation of technical reports and briefings. Participate in and document testing events. Review test plans, conduct and document tests, analyze data. Develop and present highly technical reports, briefings, and white papers. Solve complex problems, develop options and recommend courses of action. Perform failure analysis and root cause analyses. Develop and use databases, simulations, and models. Demonstrate the ability to provide technical recommendations on the design, integration, testing, and fielding aspects of missile equipment. Provide technical expertise to material release and/or material fielding actions. Support meetings and events and provide technical expertise to meetings and working groups. BS or equivalent in Computer Science, Engineering, or other technical degree and 5+ years Software System Engineering experience is required. Desired Skills:

Understanding of high level programming languages (i.e.; C/C++, C#, Java, Ada). Basic knowledge of Assembly language. Understanding of FPGAs. Understanding of software lifecycle documentation. Must currently possess a Secret security clearance.

Must be authorized to work in the United States.

MTA, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Nothing in this job posting guarantees employment.

Subject Matter Expert

MTA, Inc. is accepting resumes for the position of Subject Matter Expert at Redstone Arsenal, AL

Description: The selected candidate will support a team of engineering professionals performing system and software engineering in the design, development and delivery of an electronic system. A proven background in real time Weapon Systems operations is required as is a background in mission planning, mission execution and mission analysis. Experience in weapon systems acquisition, development and deployment is required. The SME will be responsible for supporting the Program Manager and Lead Engineer with matters concerning operational use of complex weapon and sensor systems. Provide operational insight into the deployment, manning, employment and support of complex weapon and sensor systems to include development of draft CONOPS and employment scenarios. Provide expertise in the area of complex system procurements IAW DOD 5000, including all major milestones from system development through testing and fielding. Provide expertise in the planning and execution of installations OCONUS with all the required liaison with host units. This is a significant position in a high profile and technically challenging program for which you would be responsible for operation inputs and recommendations for the design, development and delivery a viable solution to the customer. As an SME, with a background in operations, you will be supporting the Program Manager and Lead Engineer in a team environment as well as individually, for support of analysis, development, evolution, implementation, and documentation of the entire enterprise. Duties will include system analysis in respect to provided and derived requirements in relation to proposed architectural solution, development of WBS elements and detailed Integrated Master Schedules. You will also support the development of test strategies and risk registers and development of risk mitigation plans. Support PM and Lead Engineer to systematically design, develop, prototype, test and deploy a major system and capability to an important customer. Work with the Chief Engineer to ensure proper integration of system and capability to achieve desired effects. Support functional capabilities for all major milestones. Support design, development, testing and fielding of a viable system. Work with Chief Engineer and customer to develop system design(s) and baselines. Develop/support development of draft CONOPS, Risk Management Plan and Test Strategy. Develop methodologies and metrics to ensure proper system development and schedule. Develop/support development of WBS, IMS and Integrated Management Plan. Systematically research, analyze, and document system architecture and designs. Develop processes and procedures to ensure proper system development, security, fielding and execution. Provide liaison with operational commands and customers concerning system employment. Support develop of requirements and specifications for hardware and software.

Required Skills: Strong knowledge and experience in employment of complex systems in an operational environment. Experience in acquisition and employment of large system-of- systems. Proficient in system engineering WBS allocation. Experience in system development, test and fielding in a secure military environment. Ability to support development of end to end testing strategies. Proven ability to develop and update complex system CONOPS. Proven leadership and operational skills. Demonstrated successful project development and delivery history.

Bachelor’s Degree and fourteen (14) years or more experience; Masters and twelve (12) years or more experience. PhD or and nine (9) years or more experience. Minimum of 14 years applied work experience in design, development and procurement of Mission Critical or Weapon systems. 5 years of operational experience at operational command. 5 years of system acquisition utilizing DOD 5000 processes. Must be a United States citizen

Must possess a current DoD Secret Clearance

MTA, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Nothing in this job posting guarantees employment.

Senior Software Simulation Engineer

MTA, Inc. is accepting resumes for the position of Software Simulation Engineer at Redstone Arsenal, Alabama.

Description: The Software Simulation Engineer is responsible for testing real time Weapon Systems and implementing simulation modules that model and mimic a wide variety of weapons and sensors. Weapons and sensors include but are not limited to radar and RF detectors systems. Design and create simulation modules that will support software development and test tasks. Perform software development tasks, including software requirements definition, software design, code, unit test and integration testing. Perform test plan, procedure, and description development and execution. Debug, isolate and repair defects. Effectively communicate about technical issues with team and leadership. Qualifications: B.S. Degree in Engineering, Computer Science or other related field. Experience in an Object-Oriented Programming language such as C++, Java or C# Desired Qualifications: 5+ years’ experience in software development. Experience modeling sensor systems and/or message stimulators. Experience producing software and system test engineering products. Experience automating system level testing. Experience producing systems engineering products. Previous experience in Command and Control or System of System DoD projects. Basic understanding of physics relating to radio, radar, acoustics, electro-optical infrared and laser systems. Must be authorized to work in the United States.

Must be able to obtain and maintain a Secret security clearance. MTA, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Nothing in this job posting guarantees employment.

Senior Software Test Engineer

MTA, Inc. is accepting resumes for the position of Application Tester at Redstone Arsenal, AL.

Description: Develops and executes test plans, test cases, and test procedures to ensure that all information systems products and services meet organization standards and end-user requirements. Develops test plans, test schedule, and approach. Writes test cases and scripts and identifies data for test scenarios. Conducts a walk through on test case/script with Test Managers, Requirement Leads, Project Managers, and Development Leads. Performs and leads tests of software and/or IT systems to ensure proper operation and freedom from defects. Performs verification activities on work products using defined methods, procedures and criteria with an appropriate verification environment. Documents and communicates test results. Supports analysis of test results and resolution of open issues. Documents and works to resolve all complex problems. Reports progress on problem resolution to management. Devises improvements to current procedures and develops models of possible future configurations. Creates daily test metrics and reporting. A Bachelor of Science (BS) degree from an accredited college or university in an engineering, scientific, or technical discipline. Five (5) years of experience with real time Weapon Systems development or test and evaluation. Experience with test and evaluation strategies, and statistical analysis of data and engineering tools. Demonstrated understanding of concepts related to software performance testing and methods of software test design. Experience with process development, management and implementation (such as the Software Engineering Institutes Capability Maturity Model Integration process). Experience with Configuration Management (CM) processes and Configuration Control Board (CCB) support. Experience with the use of simulations in a test environment. Specialized Software Test experience. Five (5) years of concurrent progressive experience with a demonstrated technical background in planning, conducting, analyzing, and reporting system or software testing for real time software intensive weapon systems. Experience shall include capability in one or more of the following areas: software module level testing; system level testing; functional level testing; or software integration.   Experience shall also include software requirements trace tools (e.g., DOORS). Specialized Test Analysis experience Candidate must currently possess and be able to maintain a SECRET clearance

Must be authorized to work in the United States.

MTA, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Nothing in this job posting guarantees employment.

Senior Quality Control Engineer

MTA, Inc. is accepting resumes from qualified candidates for the position of Senior Software Engineer located on Redstone Arsenal, Alabama.

The Quality Control Engineer will perform Software Quality Control (QC) and Quality Assurance (QA) functions per SEI CMMI Level III Process. Tasks will include QC/QA audits, document reviews, code reviews, and testing verification.

Description: Develops and maintains projects Quality Plan. Participates in document and code peer-reviews. Verify peer review findings were corrected in accordance with standards. Witnesses the execution of system testing and acceptance testing. Identify noncompliance issues and monitor the corrective action plan to completion. Provide schedule status on quality activities. Responsible for reporting to relevant stakeholders the monthly QA Status Report. Coordinates & conducts scheduled and unscheduled audits. Performs trend analysis of noncompliance issues. Responsible for monitoring all processes for compliance with quality standards. Confirms all appropriate quality reviews were conducted prior to the release of deliverables.   Collects and analyzes the quality measures for the project and make recommendations to the Project Lead on process and quality improvements. Prepares reports, presentations, & quality work products. Reviews technical data packages for adherence to the project scope, established standards and methodologies and program requirements. Recommends process improvements as related to quality on process standards throughout the software life cycle. Work within defined test environments and support/validate all levels of product testing.

A Bachelor’s Degree (4 years of related experience is accepted in lieu of degree). 5+ years of experience in the related field is required.

Experience shall include a range of tasks directly related to the proposed area of responsibility. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Demonstrated knowledge of the Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC). Software testing experience. Able to read and understand High level programming languages, assembly languages.

Must be able to obtain a SECRET security clearance.

MTA, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Nothing in this job posting guarantees employment.

Accepting Resumes

We are accepting resumes for the following positions, please send current resumes to mta-hr@mta-inc.com

Software Engineer

Bachelor’s Degree & Ada programming knowledge

Quality Engineer

Electrical Engineering Degree with 8 years’ experience

Senior Electrical Engineer

Senior Mechanical Engineer

Engineering Degree with 8-15 years’ experience related to life cycle engineering

Journeyman Electrical Engineer

Journeyman Mechanical Engineer

Engineering or Bachelor of Science Degree with Aviation maintenance experience